Title 15
Domestic Relations

Chapter 29
Medical Support

R.I. Gen. Laws § 15-29-5

§ 15-29-5. Employer sanctions.

An employer may be subject to a one hundred dollar ($100) fine or other penalties under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, of 1974, 29 U.S.C. § 1001 et seq., for discharging an employee from employment, refusing to employ, or taking disciplinary action against any employee because of medical child support withholding or for failing to withhold income or transmit the withheld amounts to the applicable plan(s) as the medical notice directs.

History of Section.
P.L. 2002, ch. 314, § 3.